Wilbert Tolentino: “Humingi ako ng basbas sa Binibining Pilipinas na naghanap ako ng international pageant na ilalaban ko pa rin si Herlene”
WILBERT TOLENTINO — The manager of Binibining Pilipinas 2022 1st runner-up Herlene Budol revealed that he’s looking for international pageants for her to compete in.
In a vlog posted on his YouTube channel, Wilbert announced in a speech during Herlene’s homecoming in Angono, Rizal that he asked for the blessing of Binibining Pilipinas that he’s looking for an international pageant for Herlene to compete with.
“Sobrang proud kaming lahat sa iyo, Ms. Herlene dahil naiuwi mo ang first runner-up at ikaw pa rin ang nag-te-trending ngayon sa lahat ng social media,” he said.
He also said that Herlene will still speak Tagalog during her future competitions, adding that she will retain her showbiz and endorsement commitments.
Meanwhile, the Binibining Pilipinas 2022 1st runner-up is up for the task.
To recall, Herlene being the only candidate who answered in Tagalog during the Q&A portion of Binibining Pilipinas 2022 pageant became one of her trending moments.
Herlene earlier revealed that she joined Binibining Pilipinas 2022 pageant because Wilbert said that he will give her a new house if she agrees to do so.
As seen in the latest vlog on her YouTube channel, she went emotional when she saw her family’s new house and lot for the first time as she brought her family with her to their new home.
“Gusto ko maranasan nila (grandparents) na tumira sa maayos pero hindi na naabutan ni Nanay. Wala na siya at ngayong araw na ‘to, bibilhin na ni Sir Wilbert ‘yung bahay,” she said at that time. “Napanaginipan ko si Nanay ngayon. Hindi siya nagsasalita. Nakangiti lang siya.“